Saturday Morning Cartoon Nostalgia Post

So my little cousin wanted to watch cartoons on Netflix the other day and we jumped ahead one installment to see The Land Before Time 2.  Imagine my surprise when this weirdo song comes on and I realize I remember it…

Isn’t it totally weird?  Like, not following some really basic compositional rules?  Or maybe they’re just all flat…  The “reminding me, faraway dreams” part is especially trippy…

Anyway, then there’s the crucial character of “Maiasaur’s mother” with such memorable lines as “The children!” and… actually that’s kinda it.  I was like, “man, this lady has a really annoying, but totally prototypical conservative American mother voice”, and it sounded crazy familiar, so I just had to IMDB it and guess who?   Continue reading